Quad Cities Campus

Transfer Students at WIU-Quad Cities

(Students who have earned 24 hours of college credit or more)

Transfer Standards

Transfer students may apply up to a year in advance. Recommended application deadline is Dec. 1 for Spring semester and Aug. 1 for Fall semester.

Students must earn 24 or more semester hours (90 quarter hours) of college work with a combined "C" average for all hours attempted from all institutions attended, and be in good standing at the last college/university attended, for acceptance.

Students who have earned fewer than 24 semester hours (36 quarter hours) of college work must meet freshman admission standards in addition to the transfer requirements.


  • Apply on line at wiu.edu/qc/apply/

  • Pay $30 application fee (fee waivers are available - see Admissions to see if you are eligible)

  • Send official college transcripts from EACH institution you have attended

  • Send any work-in-progress (i.e. class schedule or list of future term classes)

  • Send official scores from any outside agency (CLEP, AP, DANTES, etc.)

Transfer Commitment Scholarships

New transfer students who earn 24 credit hours or more from an accredited institution with a GPA of 2.5 or higher and enroll full-time at WIU will be eligible to receive an automatic scholarship.

Helpful Transfer Tools

WIU-Quad Cites

How do my courses transfer?

WIU Transfer Guides

Academic Majors

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